Green Tip Guy: Maximize your MPG

Jason offers tips for getting the most miles per gallon out of your car.

Expect a new exterior design, a notable fuel economy boost and the all new Safety Sense system.

The 2016 model offers 53 miles of EV range and roughly 420 miles of total driving range.

2015 Nissan Leaf

On Sept. 19, event-goers can check out and test drive dozens of electric vehicles at Grapevine Mills Mall in Grapevine from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

PalletSmart in Fort Worth makes furniture, home decor and custom projects out of repurposed pallets and other reclaimed material.

BMW i3 Range Extender hybrid has a 150-mile range. Photo by Rita Cook. 

Aug. 31, 2015

Aug. 17, 2015

This is the first in a series of alternative vehicle reviews.

By Rita Cook 

Veggie van

Beverly Thomas' Veggie Van is stocked with fresh organically grown produce from her farm.

June 10, 2015

Green Source DFW Sustainable Leadership Award finalist Kenneth Winn wears a black hat but he's one of Pleasant Grove's good guys. For nearly a decade, the 71-year-old has been picking up trash and discouraging litterbugs in his southeast Dallas neighborhood – all on his own initiative. 

Left, Marcos Ronquillo, the mayoral candidate endorsed by the Dallas Green Alliance, says of the Trinity Tollroad: "This plan has evolved into nothing more than a $1.5 billion boondoggle – a poorly conceived idea that gets drastically more expensive every time it is discussed.”

April 6, 2015

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